“I am so happy to have Jerry Lopper as a contributor having enjoyed his insightful blog: PurposefulGrowth.com. I was immediately touched by the following post because I also experienced having to sneak home from elementary school to avoid being beaten up by local bullies. Jerry’s wisdom on increasing clarity about one’s life purpose makes any challenge a relevant opportunity for growth. Please leave a comment and check out links to additional posts on this topic at the end.” – Rob
By Jerry Lopper
When I was eight or nine years old I was bullied and tormented by a group of old neighborhood kids. Borrowing from Dr. Pennington’s Find the Upside of the Down Times, that decidedly down time in my life was one of the best things that ever happened to me.